SELECTED LECTURES / WORKSHOPS

 

GRIFFITH UNIVERSITY (QLD) 

Directing Masterclass (2016) 

 

JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY (BALTIMORE) 

Industry Mentor for the Saul Zaentz Innovation Fund (2016) 

 

YALE UNIVERSITY 

Film Presentation of HAIL (2016) 

 

OPEN CHANNEL NEXT GEN LOW BUDGET FEATURE FILM CONFERENCE 

Key Note Speaker (2015)

 

EXPERIMENTAL CONGRESS (Gertrude Contemporary Art Space)

Curated by Joel Stern & Other Film (2013)

 

ADG CONFERENCE (Australian Director’s Guild) 

'Directing in Asia' (2013)

“From Documentary to Dramatic Feature Film” (2011) 

 

A.F.T.R.S. (Australian Film Television & Radio School) 

‘Directing and Producing Documentary & Drama intensive workshop’ (2000, 2011, 2012, 2013)

 

SCREEN AUSTRALIA 

Indigenous Unit Short Film Script Editing Workshop Adviser(2011)

 

SYDNEY FILM FESTIVAL

Industry lecture series “From Shorts to Features” (2011)

 

NATIONAL GALLERY OF VICTORIA 

Special Guest Artist Lecture “Portraiture and Documentary” (2010) 

 

MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (MIFF)

Accelerator Program “Keeping the ‘I’ in Independent” (2006, 2009) 

 

AUSTRALIAN WRITER'S GUILD 

“Other Peoples Words” (2009)

 

A.I.D.C. (Australian International Documentary Conference) 

“This is not a documentary” (2017) 

“The Visual Language of Documentary” (2006) 

“The Next Wave” (2003) 

 

VICTORIAN COLLEGE OF THE ARTS 

‘The Documentary Genre’ (2001, 2009, 2017) 

 

SWINBURNE UNIVERSITY 

Documentary Writing (2006) 

 

U.C.L.A. (University of California, Los Angeles) 

‘Art as Moral Action’ invited by Professor Peter Sellars (2000)